TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

VOL.28, NO.2, DECEMBER 2002

 

 

Effect of temperature and gibberellic acid on seed germination in burley tobacco

K. NAGESWARA RAO, K. SIVA RAJU AND D. PRABHAKARA BABU  ...83  

 

Genetic variability and correlation studies on seed and other quantitative characters in Nicotiana tabacum L.

D. LALITHA DEVI, R. LAKSHMINARAYANA AND J.B. ATLURI  ...90  

 

Influence of night soil compost and weed management practices on seedling production of chewing tobacco in Tamil Nadu

M. KUMARESAN, C.V. RAGHAVAIAH AND R. ATHINARAYANAN   ...97  

 

Productivity and economics of Rabi intercropping systems in vertisols of Andhra Pradesh

P. HARISHU KUMAR AND D. RANGA RAO   103  

 

Screening of FCV tobacco lines against tobacco caterpillar, Spodoptera litura Fab.

P. VENKATESWARLU, S. SITARAMAIAH, R.V.S. RAO,  S. NAGESWARARAO AND SURESH KUMAR SAWANT  ..109  

 

Changes in soil fertility during two decades of FCV tobacco cultivation in Northern light soils

V. KRISHNAMURTHY AND I.J. CHANDRA   ...114  

 

Effect of continuous application of NPK fertilizers on chewing tobacco and soil fertility status in sandy loam calcareous soils of Bihar

K. DEO SINGH, J.A.V. PRASAD RAO AND A.K. PANDEY  ...119  

 

 Spatial distribution of tobacco roots in flue-cured tobacco soils of China

XINMING MA, GAOSHUN LIU, XINOCHUN WANG AND JIHENP NI ...129

 

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Effect of sources and levels of nitrogen on yield and quality of rustica tobacco

B.K. PATEL, C.L. PATEL, R.P. KACHA, S.B. PATEL AND G.J. MISTRY ...136

 

Research project information system on tobacco                                      

H. RAVI SANKAR, J.A.V. PRASAD RAO, T.G.K. MURTHY, C. CHANDRASEKHARA RAO, U. SREEDHAR AND S. KASTURI KRISHN  ...139

 

A new rating scale for assessment of brown spot disease in tobacco

M.M. SHENOI, S.S. SRINIVAS, K. KARUNAKARAMURTHY AND S.M. ABDUL WAJID ...142

 

Evaluation of FCV tobacco lines resistant to black  shank  and tobacco mosaic virus for yield

G.S.B. PRASANNA SIMHA RAO, K. NAGARAJAN AND  C.V.K. REDDY ...146

 

Performance  of  tobacco  mosaic  virus resistant   lines of    Gauthami variety

G.S.B. PRASANNA SIMHA RAO, K. NAGARAJAN AND C.V.K. REDDY  ...149

 

Yield and quality of oriental tobacco as affected by time and pattern of planting

E. PRASADARAO, D.S. KOTESWARA RAO, C. ANJANEYULU, V. SUMATHI AND V. RAVI   ...152

 

Effect of spacing and variety on yield and quality of bidi tobacco under rainfed condition

J.M. PATEL, D.A PATEL, K.D. PATEL, D.B. PATEL AND M.M. BHATT  ...156